February 20 marks the World Day of Social Justice as per the United Nations’ calendar. In addition, during 20-21 February 2020, the National Agenda for the Future of Syria team participated in a gender training to discuss gender mainstreaming within the NAFS Programme’s work plan and activities for 2020. Therefore, the NAFS team dedicated this day to gender equality in Syria.
"Syrian women have been exposed to extreme vulnerabilities and violence during the conflict. Yet, they have been the leaders of resilience of Syrian communities inside and outside of Syria, and thus, hold a high potential to contribute to the success of peacebuilding initiatives".